Marina Calloni is Professor of social and political philosophy at the University of Milano-Bicocca. She has a PhD from the University of Pavia and a PhD from the EUI. She has carried out research at the Universities of Frankfurt, Bremen, Vienna, LSE, and the University of Notre Dame. She directs research projects linked to the UN and the European Commission. She co-authored EU reports on women scientists in post-socialist countries, and on the role of science in society. She has worked for the Inter-ministerial Committee for Human Rights in Rome and belongs to the management board of the Vienna EU Agency for Fundamental Rights. She directs EDV Italy Project on domestic violence.